Daria Pomponio

Critic

Italy

Graduated at DAMS with a monographic thesis on Michael Cimino, Daria Pomponio completed a PhD with a research on hyperrealism in Hollywood cinema.

Makala

Date: 01 Sep 2017 Category: TV/Film
7.0 Rating
Suspended between neorealism and ethnographic documentary, Makala by Emmanuel Gras is an important but unbalanced film. Winner of the Semaine de la Critique of Cannes 2017. A young man living in a Congo village hopes to provide a better future for his family. As a resource it has only the surrounding bush and a tough will. For a long and exhausting journey with the aim of selling the fruits of his labour, he will discover the value of his effo ...